Better band?!?
Posted by: F.O.R.D. ()
Date: May 13, 2000 05:06AM

I own every Van Hagar CD as well, but how can you say they were a better band than Van Halen? What makes the MUSIC on a Van Halen/Van Hagar album?

Eddie, obviously.

When did Eddie play his best?

When David Lee Roth was kicking his ass! The 2 of them drove each other to greatness, and Mikey and Alex followed. They did that for 6 classic albums, and they did it again in 1996. And they're doing it again right now!

Sammy's a great singer and (sometimes) songwriter as well, but he let Eddie get lazy and put out too many ballads. Now I know this board is full of people who like the ballad stuff, and Van Hagar's were certainly better than those of the typical hair band. But for the "artists formerly known as Van Halen", it was a big step down.

As for the "chubby bald" shit, give me a break. Sammy's a lot chubbier than Dave. And so Dave's lost some hair. How many 45 year old men haven't?

In either case I'd be happy to have the energy that both of them have when I get to 45 and 53.

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I have Van Halen tour dates! 260Mike05/11/2000 02:21PM
RE: I have Van Halen tour dates! 200 Richard Stewart 05/11/2000 08:11PM
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RE: I have Van Halen tour dates! 183steve05/11/2000 11:14PM
RE: I have Van Halen tour dates! 166 Steve 05/12/2000 04:50PM
RE: I have Van Halen tour dates! 168Joe05/12/2000 04:52PM
Very interesting...... 192 Dr Sigmund F.O.R.D. 05/12/2000 08:32PM
Getting silly... 197 Van Halen Fan II 05/13/2000 02:52AM
RE: I have Van Halen tour dates! 169Hammbone705/11/2000 11:42PM
Same bullshit, different day 173 F.O.R.D. 05/12/2000 01:05AM
RE: I have Van Halen tour dates! 158 Neanu 05/12/2000 01:08AM
RE: I have Van Halen tour dates! 155 essbee 05/12/2000 01:47AM
RE: I have Van Halen tour dates! 180 F.O.R.D. 05/12/2000 02:02AM
RE: I have Van Halen tour dates! 170 essbee 05/12/2000 02:16AM
Mas Tequila 162 F.O.R.D. 05/12/2000 05:03AM
RE: Mas Tequila 173 essbee 05/13/2000 03:16AM
Better band?!?182 F.O.R.D. 05/13/2000 05:06AM
RE: Better band?!? 192 THOR 05/13/2000 05:48AM
RE: Better band?!? 179 essbee 05/13/2000 09:03AM
RE: I have Van Halen tour dates! 192 Beth 05/13/2000 01:26AM
RE: I have Van Halen tour dates! 180 Robert 05/13/2000 05:05AM
RE: I have Van Halen tour dates! 191 OLO 05/14/2000 07:44AM
RE: I have Van Halen tour dates! 194 Wolfgang2000 05/18/2000 04:30AM
Liar-I have Van Halen tour dates! 196Jeff05/12/2000 01:50AM
RE: Liar-I have Van Halen tour dates! 162 F.O.R.D. 05/12/2000 02:05AM
RE: Liar-I have Van Halen tour dates! 170 chevy 05/12/2000 02:18AM
RE: Liar-I have Van Halen tour dates! 173 Randy 05/12/2000 06:25AM
RE: I have Van Halen tour dates! 162 Luck 05/12/2000 04:04AM
RE: I have Van Halen tour dates! 172Chicago05/12/2000 06:46AM
RE: I have Van Halen tour dates! 168VanHalenFan05/12/2000 07:50AM
RE: I have Van Halen tour dates! 148 Van Halen Fan II 05/12/2000 03:31PM
RE: I have Van Halen tour dates! 206 QMan 05/13/2000 05:32AM
RE: I have Van Halen tour dates! 172 Randy 05/15/2000 01:03PM


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